HR2809 is a giant star in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
HR2809 visual magnitude is 6.47. Because of its reltive faintness, HR2809 should be visible only from locations with dark skyes, while it is not visible at all from skyes affected by light pollution.
The table below summarizes the key facts about HR2809:
Celestial coordinates and finder chart of HR2809
HR2809 is situated close to the northern celestial pole and, as such, it is visible for most part of the year from the northern hemisphere. Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox as well as galactic coordinates of HR2809 are provided in the following table:
The simplified sky map below shows the position of HR2809 in the sky:
Visibility of HR2809 from your location
HR2809 is circumpolar and transits at 02:56 UTC (altitude: 75.1°)
Digitized Sky Survey image of HR2809
The image below is a photograph of HR2809 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins). The proper motion of HR2809 is -0.012 arcsec per year in Right Ascension and -0.032 arcsec per year in Declination and the associated displacement for the next 10000 years is represented with the red arrow.
Distance of HR2809 from the Sun and relative movement
HR2809 is distant 893.15 light years from the Sun and it is moving far from the Sun at the speed of 7 kilometers per second.
Spectral properties of HR2809
HR2809 belongs to spectral class B9 and has a luminosity class of III corresponding to a giant star.
The red dot in the diagram below shows where HR2809 is situated in the Hertzsprung–Russell diagram.